is a conductor
, and instrumentalist
specialising in swing
music. Renowned as an arranger and composer, Steve, has featured on numerous albums, television shows, advertising campaigns and films with his distinctive and innovative orchestrations and compositions.
He is also a trumpeter for the Michael Nyman Band
He conducted Robbie Williams'
performance in the Royal Albert Hall
. This performance was later released as the DVD Robbie Williams Live at the Albert
. Recent projects include recordings with Sarah Brightman and the LSO, Paul Young, Jeff Beck, Seal, Dame Shirley Bassey, Kerry Ellis and Paul Carrack.
Steve also conducted the music for "The Chris Moyles Show" on BBC Radio One.
He is credited for recordings as arranger
on Robbie Williams' Moulin Rouge!
songs and Seal
tracks for Moulin Rouge
. Steve has also contributed to other film tracks for Baz Lurhman’s Romeo & Juliet
, Bridget Jones’ Diary
, "Teacher's Pet" SpongeBob SquarePants
, Finding Nemo
, Mona Lisa Smiles
and 101 Dalmatians 2
Sidwell also conducted the score for Disney's Once Upon a Dream Parade
, the daily parade at Disneyland Paris
which was the centrepiece of the resort's 15 year anniversary in 2007. The music was performed by the 100-strong Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London, and is a "little bit jazzy" in its style.
Most recently he is responsible for composing and conducting the music in the advert for the Honda Civic
. The advertisement features......